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Synonyms for finger

Synonyms for finger

to bring the hands or fingers, for example, into contact with so as to give or receive a physical sensation

to establish the identification of

Synonyms for finger

the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure

one of the parts of a glove that provides covering for a finger or thumb

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feel or handle with the fingers

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examine by touch

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search for on the computer

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indicate the fingering for the playing of musical scores for keyboard instruments

References in classic literature ?
The lips moved under her fingers, and she answered, "Yes.
I wonder what the lines upon my own fingers may resemble.
Next came a long, steady, upward pull of the ear, the ear slipping slowly through the fingers to the very tip of it while it tingled exquisitely down to its roots.
Three ladies--an old lady, a young lady, and a merchant's wife--and three gentlemen-- one a German banker with a ring on his finger, the second a merchant with a beard, and the third a wrathful-looking government clerk in official uniform, with a cross on his neck-- had obviously been waiting a long while already.
Each of them equally appears a finger, whether seen in the middle or at the extremity, whether white or black, or thick or thin-- it makes no difference; a finger is a finger all the same.
If I put the ring upon the little finger of my left hand, then I can fly like a bird through the air wherever I wish to go.
This case of ebony the artist opened, and bade Annie place her fingers on its edge.
Before him, on a couch, the woman lay, and on top of her was Paulvitch, his fingers gripping the fair throat, while his victim's hands beat futilely at his face, tearing desperately at the cruel fingers that were forcing the life from her.
To herself she said that of course she should at once undo the absurd work of her niece's fingers, and put her hair up properly again.
I get the subject to pass the fingers of his right through his hair, so as to get a little coating of the natural oil on them, and then press the balls of them on the glass.
I had followed it for several hundred yards when I felt a knot beneath my fingers.
As Tarzan let the pebbles from the recovered pouch run through his fingers, his thoughts returned to the pile of yellow ingots about which the Arabs and the Abyssinians had waged their relentless battle.
She was exercised for several weeks in this way, until her vocabulary became extensive; and then the important step was taken of teaching her how to represent the different letters by the position of her fingers, instead of the cumbrous apparatus of the board and types.
One of them now noticed a gold ring still remaining on the little finger of the murdered girl, and as he could not draw it off easily, he took a hatchet and cut off the finger; but the finger sprang into the air, and fell behind the cask into the lap of the girl who was hiding there.
and she slipped a ring from her finger onto D'Artagnan's.